Northern Chamber Orchestra | Past Events

Peter and the Wolf: A Family Concert

June 2, 2024

Storyhouse, Chester
Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf | Plus more family friendly fun

Peter and the Wolf: A Family Concert

May 31, 2024

Hulme Hall, Port Sunlight
Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf | Plus more family friendly fun

Beethoven and Music of the Dance

May 4, 2024

The King's School, Macclesfield
Violin and director Christopher Jones | Viola Kay Stephen
Jennifer Higdon Dance Card (movements) | Mozart Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola | Beethoven Symphony No. 7

Death and the Maiden

April 6, 2024

Violin and director Katie Stillman
Purcell (ed. Britten) Chacony | Anna Clyne Stride | Britten Simple Symphony | Schubert Death and the Maiden (arr. Mahler)

Mainly Baroque

March 10, 2024

Violin and director Callum Smart | Viola Jaren Ziegler | NCO principals
Rameau Rondeau des Indes Galantes | Biber Battalia | Albinoni Concerto for Oboe in D minor | Tabakova Suite in the Old Style | Vivaldi Concerto for Two Flutes in C major | Bach Concerto for Two Violins in D minor

Mainly Baroque

March 9, 2024

Violin and director Callum Smart | Viola Jaren Ziegler | NCO principals
Rameau Rondeau des Indes Galantes | Biber Battalia | Albinoni Concerto for Oboe in D minor | Tabakova Suite in the Old Style | Vivaldi Concerto for Two Flutes in C major | Bach Concerto for Two Violins in D minor

Mainly Baroque

March 8, 2024

Tickets On Sale On The Door
Violin and director Callum Smart | Viola Jaren Ziegler | NCO principals
Rameau Rondeau des Indes Galantes | Biber Battalia | Albinoni Concerto for Oboe in D minor | Tabakova Suite in the Old Style | Vivaldi Concerto for Two Flutes in C major | Bach Concerto for Two Violins in D minor

Stockport: Matthew Sharp, cello

February 23, 2024

Bartok Romanian Dances | George Walker Lyric for Strings | Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations | Jessie Montgomery ‘Strum’ for String Quintet | Piazzolla Fuga e Mistero (arr. Manson) | Stockport School composition (arr. Manson) | Mozart Symphony no.40 in G minor

Music and Nature

February 17, 2024

Violin and director Zoë Beyers
Delius On Hearing The First Cuckoo In Spring | A Song Before Sunrise | Caroline Shaw and the swallow | Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending | Beethoven Symphony No. 6 Pastoral

Northern Winds Unleashed

January 21, 2024

NCO principals
Strauss Serenade for 13 Wind Instruments | Mozart Serenade for Winds in C minor | Francaix Musique pour faire plaisir | Strauss Suite in B flat major

Northern Winds Unleashed

January 20, 2024

NCO principals
Strauss Serenade for 13 Wind Instruments | Mozart Serenade for Winds in C minor | Francaix Musique pour faire plaisir | Strauss Suite in B flat major

Northern Winds Unleashed

January 19, 2024

NCO principals
Strauss Serenade for 13 Wind Instruments | Mozart Serenade for Winds in C minor | Francaix Musique pour faire plaisir | Strauss Suite in B flat major

Music and Song with the NCO

January 8, 2024

Music and Song with the NCO Part of Storyhouse Elders.

Gloria in Excelsis Deo

December 16, 2023

Trumpets Tracey Redfern and Peter Mainwaring | Kantos Chamber Choir | Conductor Ellie Slorach | Violin and director Ian Watson
Vivaldi Concerto for Two Trumpets | Tabakova Alma Redemptoris Mater | Corelli Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No. 8 in G minor (Fatto per la notte di Natale) | Lauridsen O Magnum Mysterium | Vivaldi Gloria

A Christmas Wonderland

December 8, 2023

Join the Northern Chamber Orchestra for its annual Christmas Concert in the grand Tenants’ Hall at Tatton Park.

Music of Innocence

November 4, 2023

Violin Chloë Hanslip | Soprano Nadine Benjamin | Conductor Delyana Lazarova
Arvo Pärt Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten | Mozart Violin Concerto in D major, K218 | Mahler Symphony No. 4 (arr. Farrington)

Beethoven’s Emperor

October 15, 2023

Piano Martin Roscoe | Violin and director Sarah Brandwood-Spencer
Haydn Symphony No. 104 London | Ives The Unanswered Question | Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 Emperor

Beethoven’s Emperor

October 14, 2023

Piano Martin Roscoe | Violin and director Sarah Brandwood-Spencer
Haydn Symphony No. 104 London | Ives The Unanswered Question | Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 Emperor

Beethoven’s Emperor

October 13, 2023

Piano Martin Roscoe | Violin and director Sarah Brandwood-Spencer
Haydn Symphony No. 104 London | Ives The Unanswered Question | Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 Emperor

One Night Only…Again!

September 9, 2023

Soprano Mary Bevan and tenor Nicky Spence, two of the UK’s finest singers, return for another fabulous concert featuring a rich collection of well-loved classics, opera and music theatre.

Chester: NCO with Chester Festival Chorus

June 18, 2023

James MacMillan O Radiant Dawn | Hildegard von Bingen arr. Slorach Spiritus Sanctus Vivificans | Johannes Brahms arr. Mark Gotham Geistliches lied | Grace Williams Elegy | Johannes Brahms arr. Urs Stäuble Schicksalslied | Sally Beamish Showings | Ludwig van Beethoven Elegischer Gesang | John Tavener Song for Athene | Johannes Brahms arr. Urs Stäuble Nänie

Bach and his legacy

May 6, 2023

Director Jorge Jimenez
Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 | Arvo Pärt Fratres | Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 | Schnittke Suite in the Old Style | Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 2